The year is 1945.
Eddie Skoller portrays big-band leader Leo Mathisen whose swing band entertains a large crowd every night.
Seventeen-year old hustlers Herbert and Allan run a thriving black-market business.
Some of the band members are their customers. Herbert’s dream is to join the band.
Allan’s interest is focused on Anita, the wardrobe girl.
In a misguided attempt to gain everybody’s admiration, the two hustlers make one shady deal too many…